Country Representative/Senior Program Manager, International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), Ethiopia.
Haregewoin (Hari) Mamo Desta is the Country Representative/Senior Program Manager for the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC), Ethiopia. She was previously the Development Projects & Income Generation Activity Coordinator and Senior Program Manager at IOCC, overseeing several complex programs in agriculture, HIV and AIDS, disability, health, WASH and emergency response in Ethiopia and Uganda.
Prior, Hari worked with the Louisiana State University and farming communities across Louisiana on the breeding and testing of wheat, oat and cotton varieties.
Hari is an agronomist with a Bachelor and Master of Science in Agriculture from the Louisiana State University, and a Master of Science in Computer Science from Southern University in the USA.